|Birth: ||Jun. 18, 1897|
|Death: ||Feb. 17, 1998|
Maudie 1897 & her sister, Ethel Miney SMILEY WADE 1899, & their brother Lemuel Dugan SMILEY 1906, were were born in Indian Territory before it became the state of OKLAHOMA in 1907.
Their parents were Arthur Raymond SMILEY 1871 KS & Lottie Mahala LONG 1879 I.T. or MO or KS (Joseph & Lottie were both buried in Joplin, Jasper, MO)
Maudie's ancestors seem to include Congressman John Robert SMILIE of PA on her paternal side & King Henry II on her mother's side.
In 1915 she married Elmer Lawrence STEVENS in Joplin, Jasper, MO. They lived in Cherokee County, KS & possibly where they met in school, and mostly the areas of Smelter Hill & Schifferdecker Electric Park in Joplin.
A Christian woman who cared for family, neighbors, friends, birds & berries, vegetables, fruits & flowers.
Arthur Raymond Smiley (1871 - 1929)
Lottie Mahala Long Miller (1879 - 1960)
Elmer Lawrence Stevens (1893 - 1970)*
Audrey Fern Stevens Brown (1916 - 2003)*
Virgil Everett Stevens (1918 - 1944)*
Elmer Lee Stevens (1921 - 1985)*
Bonnie June Stevens York (1923 - 1998)*
Gladys Wilma Stevens Johnson (1925 - 2010)*
Charles Winfred Stevens (1928 - 1983)*
Maudie May Smiley Stevens (1897 - 1998)
Ethel Miney Smiley Wade (1899 - 1989)*
Lemuel Dugan Smiley (1906 - 1994)*
Herschel Eldon Dorris (1916 - 1991)**
Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Carol STEVENS
Record added: Jun 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19815285